Posts Tagged: skinny jeans

Dressed for: Cozy and Carefree

Already Pretty outfit featuring camo cardigan, skinny jeans, brown ankle boots, chevron necklace, J.W. Hulme tote

Cardigan – Current/Elliott via The Realrealsimilarsustainable
Tee – Amber Sun via Nordstrom (no longer available) – similar/sustainable
Jeans – H&M (no longer available) – similarsustainable
Boots – Clarks (no longer available) – similarsustainable
Necklace – courtesy Sweet Hyena
Earrings – Goldie Supplies
Bag – J.W.Hulme

As I mentioned in a post earlier this week, sometimes what you wanna wear doesn’t flatter your figure in traditional ways. This cocoon cardigan is huge and bulky and eats my entire midsection and I just plain don’t care. It’s absolutely perfect for a slightly cool spring day, has an incredibly pleasing heaviness to it, and makes me feel happy. And so I wear it. The end. read more

Dressed for: Disguising Damage

Already Pretty outfit featuring Gudrun Sjödén sweater, skinny jeans, Miz Mooz ankle boots, brown fringe tote, neutral mix scarf

Scarf – Nordstrom (no longer available) – similar/sustainable
Sweater – courtesy Gudrun Sjödén
Jeans – Gap (no longer available) – similarsustainable
Boots – Miz Mooz
Bag – Nino Bossi via eBags (no longer available) – similarsustainable
Earrings – Target (no longer available) – similar/sustainable

So this scarf goes with everything I own. And it’s soft and cozy, but also lightweight enough for warm-ish weather. So, ya know, an MVP. Which means that, naturally, it got so fantastically stuck in a coat zipper last month that I spent 10 full minutes – no lie – trying to extract it before giving up and cutting it carefully free. (It was stuck high enough that it also meant I was trapped inside the coat. Lots of fun, let me tell ya.) The hole is tiny, but still – I was livid. Luckily it’s also voluminous enough that the hole can be easily disguised. Or so I hope! read more

Dressed for: The Previous Season

Last two pre-snow December outfits, and then I’m caught up!

Already Pretty outfit featuring suede jacket, skinny jeans, over the knee boots, fringe bag

Jacket – BCBG thrifted – gently used suede jackets
Jeggings – courtesy Karen Kane
Boots – Aldo Cylia – used over-the-knee boots
Bag – Amazon/DIY (post here) – vintage/handmade fringe bags
Earrings – Adriana Soto